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    PURPLE FLUORITE with QUARTZ
    Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn Ore Field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Pref., Hunan Prov., China

    Extremely fine transparency coupled with virtually colorless interiors defines the aesthetic for this fine group of cubic crystals. The apparent sharpness of the crystals is further enhanced by the presence of a microscopically thin layer of deep purple forming the outer layer of the Fluorite cubes. Off to one side are a couple of water clear Quartz prisms and even a few scattered Scheelite crystals. This piece is in excellent to pristine condition and comes with a custom acrylic base.
    Overall Measurements: 5.29 x 2.36 x 1.73 inches (13.44 x 5.99 x 4.39 cm)
    Offered at no reserve.


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    Auction Dates
    September, 2014
    28th Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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